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Duke's Frank Jackson will hire an agent and stay in the draft

Now, he's diving all the way into the draft pool. Multiple outlets on Friday morning reported that former Lone Peak star guard Frank Jackson, a 2016 McDonald's All-American, will hire an agent and thus forego his final three years of eligibility at Duke to remain in the National Basketball Association draft.


'He looks like a veteran!' - Conte backs Ake to replace injured Luiz

'He looks like a veteran!' - Conte backs Ake to replace injured Luiz

Goals by Pedro, Gary Cahill and Willian gave Antonio Conte's Chelsea side a comfortable win in the end but the Spurs team they beat 4-2 in the FA Cup semi-final last weekend are showing remarkable resilience in the league. 'We prepared well, we knew it would be hard and we were mentally ready. He came on and he looked like a veteran. "Maybe [he will be available for] next week, maybe not - but it will not take longer than 10 days".



Wizards' Kelly Oubre suspended for Game 4 after decking Celtics' Kelly Olynyk

Oubre received a flagrant-2 foul and was ejected from the game. Oubre was automatically ejected from the game. After a hard screen was set on him by Kelly Olynyk (and a foul was called by the way), Oubre Jr. "As long as we win, we don't care how it goes". "Whatever bad blood we've had in the season, it's carried over to the playoffs", Thomas said, per ESPN's Chris Forsberg .



Numbers preview: Western Conference finals - Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs

Without Leonard, the Spurs needed somebody to just get buckets, and Aldridge stepped up in a major way. Clearly, the rested Spurs had 'em right where they wanted them. "It stings. We've just got to figure out a way to get better and we will". The Spurs, on the other hand, sank just five treys as they relied on their spacing, ball movement and interior dominance for a 62-18 scoring advantage in the paint.


Almirola cut out of auto after massive crash at Kansas

Almirola cut out of auto after massive crash at Kansas

I noticed it as I was trying to go in. I tried to back it off but you're going 215 (mph) and it's hard to check up. It's hard to check up. The vehicle just took a bit step sideways into the corner and I hooked Danica (Patrick). That contact caused Almirola's Ford to lift off the ground and a fireball to engulf Patrick's vehicle. Logano and Patrick were OK after the incident.



Favored Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

Sure, Pletcher proved he could train a Derby victor seven years ago. Always Dreaming , ridden by jockey John Velazquez, raced to victory, outrunning Lookin At Lee in second place and Battle Of Midway in third, after an exhilarating race.